Development Management Team Manager

England, Berkshire
£25 - £35 per hour
08 Aug 2017
05 Sep 2017
Ollie Melton
Full Time

Development Management Team Manager

Building and Construction - Berkshire

My client, a local authority based in Berkshire are looking for a Development Management Team Manager to join their team within the Building and Construction industry. The Development Management Team Manager vacancy will run for a minimum of 3-6 months with the potential for extension based on performance and internal circumstances.

Duties for Development Management Team Manager:

  • Managing a team of 5-6 less experienced staff.
  • Evaluating and making recommendations on applications, including Major applications, and appeals.
  • Investigating, assessing, and making recommendations about planning enforcement and associated legal processes.
  • Maintaining the efficient and effective execution of all regulatory and discretionary services and procedures whilst maintaining and enhancing the good reputation of the service and Council.
  • Providing advice and information on planning issues to the public, developers, members, other Council Officers and other stakeholders Representing the Council at Community Forums, Working Groups and Committees, etc. as required Contributing to the implementation of new systems, guidance, practices and procedures to facilitate the continuous improvement of the service.
  • Engage with all relevant stakeholders and negotiate effectively on behalf of the Council to ensure the delivery of high quality infrastructure rich development.

Essential Requirements:

  • Previous experience as a Development Management Team Manager within a UK Local Authority
  • Minimum of 5 years public sector planning experience at a senior level
  • Experience handling major/strategic applications
  • RTPI Membership

To discuss this vacancy, or any similar Building and Construction roles near Berkshire, please contact Ollie Melton or email your updated CV today.